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Iestyn Edwards

Date:

Sat 03 Mar 2018 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Venue:

The George Hotel
Price: £9
My Tutu Went AWOL

On the two hundredth anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, Iestyn Edwards, Bass Baritone, boarded H.M.S. Victory to sing at a naval supper in the presence of Her Majesty. Stacks, Royal Marines Commando, was there on duty. He was also on duty when Iestyn turned up in the middle of the Iraq war on a Combined Services Entertainment tour, this time in a tutu…

Despite trying to dry his ballet tights on the anti-blast wall, singing from a tank turret and confiscating the President of Estonia’s custard creams, the most unlikely friendship was formed.

They even invited him back…

“A rare and perfect synthesis of art and larkiness!” Libby Purves, The Times

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